NEW TYRE DEVELOPMENT
The Audi R10-Michelin Project
A technological challenge
At 5pm on Saturday June 17 2006, a diesel powered car will line up for the start of the
world's most famous endurance race, the Le Mans 24...
The first ever GT2 podium finish for a Ferrari at Le Mans is an
achievement that is just beginning to sink in for the Scuderia Ecosse
team. Before we move on to our next event we want to take time to thank
everyone who helped us achieve our third...
The Ferrari 430 has been running beautifully through the night at Le
Andrew Kirkaldy got straight down to business during his double stint,
hunting down the second placed Spyker, which he duly passed just before
he pitted at 0040hrs to...
IMPRESSIVE FIGHT-BACK FOR LIZ HALLIDAY AND INTERSPORT RACING
American driver Liz Halliday and the Intersport Racing team mounted an
impressive fight-back from 49th place overall, following a problem with
their Lola AER which resulted in five pit...
YOONG COUNTS DOWN TO LE MANS 24 HOUR RACE NEXT WEEKEND
Alex Yoong, A1 Team Malaysia driver, will be the first Malaysian to take
part in the world famous Le Mans 24 hour race on June 18 -- 19.
In the build up to this gruelling weekend he...
SWISS SPIRIT DRIVERS HEAD TO THE MOUNTAINS FOR TRAINING CAMP WITH BERNIE
Harold Primat and Marcel Fassler, two of the three Swiss drivers who will
compete in the forthcoming Le Mans 24 Hours for the newly formed Swiss
No. 64 Corvette Closing on Class-Leading Aston Martin in GT1; Misfortune
Stalks No. 63 Corvette
LE MANS, France - At the midpoint of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette
Racing's twin C6.Rs were running second and sixth in the GT1 class and
Flying Lizard Completes Successful Test Day at Le Mans
June 4, 2006--Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France--The Flying Lizard
Motorsports No. 80 Porsche had a successful run at today's test for the
upcoming 24 Heures du Mans race in Le Mans, ...
Courage Competition drivers for the 24 Hours of Le Mans
Courage Competition is pleased to announce its driver line up for
the upcoming 24 Hours of Le Mans:
In the Courage LC70 MUGEN ADVAN nÂ°13 the drivers will be
Jean-Marc Gounon (Fra),...
Courage Competition sign Hancock for Le Mans 24 Hours
Top Le Mans sportscar team, Courage Competition, have signed 26-year old
British racing driver, Sam Hancock, for their assault on this
June's Le Mans 24 Hours. The deal reunites team and...
Jonsson Will Compete for the First Time in the Historic 24 Hour Race
Buford, Ga. - Niclas Jonsson will head to the 24 Hours of Le Mans for
the first time in his career this June in the world's most historic race
in the La Sarthe region of France.
MAC TOOLS JOINS ASTON MARTIN RACING
Mac Tools Europe confirmed its new association with Aston Martin Racing
today, which sees the famous American tool manufacturer add another great
name to its already impressive portfolio of motorsport ...
DRAMA FOR ASTON MARTIN RACING AT LE MANS
Drama has struck Aston Martin Racing at the Le Mans 24 Hours. The DBR9 of
Pedro Lamy, Stephane Ortelli and Stephane Sarrazin - which has led the
GT1 class for more than 13 hours - has been hit by a ...
Alex Yoong to compete in Le Mans with former Le Mans 24 Hr. winner, Jan Lammers
Alex Yoong will be driving in the Le Mans Series with Jan Lammers, the A1 Team Netherlands seat holder during the A1GP off season 2006. The first Le Mans series...
Flying Lizard Finishes Fourth in GT2 at the 24 Heures du Mans; Top Three
GT2 Positions Held by Three Different Manufacturers
June 18, 2006--Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France--The Flying Lizard
Motorsports No. 80 Porsche finished fourth in ...
American motor racing driver and equestrian rider Liz Halliday talks
about her feelings in the run-up to her second time at the famous 24
Hours of Le Mans.
What do you remember most about your debut at Le Mans last year?
It was amazing --...
Le Mans win accelerates TDI development
95 sensors gather data in Audi R10 TDI Transfer between motorsport and
production technology Audi R10 TDI makes demo laps at Neckarsulm factory
Audi celebrated the historical first triumph of a Diesel ...
The Aston Martin Racing team has had an eventful start to the 2006 Le
Mans 24 Hours. After just four laps, car 007 - driven by Darren Turner -
required an unscheduled pitstop to replace a split oil pipe on the sump
of his DBR9. He damaged it on a...
The Audi drivers' opinions on the Le Mans track
Non-permanent track is venue for 24 hour race 13.650 kilometres with
plenty of challenges Six Le Mans winners at the wheel of two Audi R10 TDI
cars The "Circuit des 24 Heures", at a length of...
STRONG LE MANS LINE-UP REVEALED
Edinburgh, Scotland 25 May 2006: The Scuderia Ecosse team today announced a formidable
driver line-up for the 2006 Le Mans 24 Hours. The proven partnership of Nathan Kinch and Andrew
Kirkaldy will be further ...
Two-Time Le Mans GT2 Champions Petersen/ White Lightning Announce 24 Hour Plans
LAS VEGAS, Nev., May 12, 2006 -- Official entrant Dale White
(Bozeman, Montana, USA) announced today that Petersen Motorsports/ White
Lightning Racing will return...
Times were I'd build an entire weekend around Daytona, Sebring and the
just-completed Le Mans.
If for some reason I couldn't attend the races, friends would come
over to the house and, whether poolside or inside, televisions all around
Mike Newton handed the MG Lola EX264 over to Tommy Erdos just after 10pm
on Saturday evening and this would be the start of a lengthy treble-stint
from the Brazilian, and one that would see the MG consolidate its hold on
the class lead, and move...
Houston's Tracy Krohn amazed by Le Mans crowds and
Tracy Krohn is in France preparing to compete in the legendry
Le Mans 24 Hour endurance race. The Friday before the Le Mans 24 Hours is
usually a quiet affair with no action on the ...
ENCOURAGING START FOR FISKEN IN TRICKY CONDITIONS
Heavy rain throughout the first qualifying session for the 2006 24 Hours
of Le Mans caused consternation for many of the drivers taking to the
circuit for the first time in earnest. Gregor...
" Luc Alphand and Valeo partners for the victory "
After a thrilling Spa 1000 kilometres event, held over the weekend of
April 12-14, where the Luc Alphand Aventures Team came sixth, all our
attention is now focused on the next 24h of Le Mans...
Price of Poker Worth Every Cent in Pursuit of Le Mans Glory
LE MANS, France, June 13, 2006 - It's called the 'price of
poker' in Las Vegas. The cost, and risk, you take in an attempt to
"win it all." For Vegas-based Petersen Motorsports/ ...
Bonner back with Binnie at Le Mans
Scottish GT racer Alan Bonner will again team up with Bill Binnie for the
2006 Le Mans Binnie Motorsport assault on the LMP2 crown.
Binnie & Bonner last raced together in the 2005 Britcar 5 hours, ...
HONG KONG'S LE MANS DREAM ON HOLD
Hong Kong's Le Mans team has reached the end of the road - for this year
SAR driver Matthew Marsh has confirmed the team will not be on the
starting grid when the Le Mans 24 Hours takes place on June...
Second place in the GT category for Pierre Ehret at 24 Hours of Le Mans
For a long time it promised to be a victory for Pierre Ehret at the 24
Hours of Le Mans but shortly before the end of the race severe problems
with the gearbox crept up and...
The half-way mark in the race came and went almost unnoticed, with Mike
Newton reporting back to the pits that he felt the track wasn't in
too bad condition, but that his tyres were starting to suffer. He was
coming towards the end of his stint,...
Paul Belmondo Racing's project to run on E85 fuel in 2007
Since the beginning of the year, Paul Belmondo Racing's engineers have been
working on an ambitious project: a two-E85 fuel powered LMP2 Sports
Prototype car entry in the 2007 edition of...
LIZ HALLIDAY ON PRE-EVENT SCRUTINEERING FOR THE 2006 24 HOURS OF LE MANS
How was scrutineering this afternoon?
Yes, it was fine. As drivers, we don't do very much when we're there.
It was very hot though.
Last year was very busy, with lots...
. BEST TIME OF THE TEST DAY FOR FRANCK MONTAGNY IN NO. 17
. NICOLAS MINASSIAN JOINS PESCAROLO SPORT IN THE NO. 16
Advantage Pescarolo : this is the headline across the page in l'Equipe
this morning, which corresponds rather well with the...
Corvette Racing Completes Trouble-Free Test at Le Mans
Corvette C6.Rs Third and Fourth Fastest in Eight-Hour Test Session
LE MANS, France - It was only a test, but Corvette Racing's twin Corvette
C6.R race cars passed with flying colors as the...